Mitch Pryce

Job Title and Responsibilities

Award Leader, BA (Hons) Sports Journalism, MA Sports Broadcast Journalism

Responsible for recruitment and development of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in sports journalism.


M.A. in Professional and Higher Education

Diploma in Communications Studies


Professional Memberships and Activities

Sports Journalists Association; NCTJ examiner.


Sports journalism, sports broadcasting

Enterprise and Commercial Activities

BBC Match of the Day production team; ITV Sport World Cup team 2010/2006/2002/1998; ITV Sport Euro 2012

Research and Interests

Work based learning, developing young people’s journalism skills.

Selected Publications

Full Throstle (2005) Producer - The Official History of West Bromwich Albion – DVD

Soccer Sunday (2003-4) Producer – Football magazine show, Central ITV

Goals Extra (1994-2004) Editor - Saturday football show, Central ITV

Central Sports Special (1995-2004) Producer - Midweek sports show, Central ITV

Soccer Heroes (2000) Series producer - Football documentary series

Extra Time with Ron Atkinson (2000-2001) Sporting documentary series, ITV

The Big Match Revisited  (2001) – Series producer, Football documentary series

Late Tackle (1999-2000) Producer, Live sporting debate/discussion show, Central ITV

Losers Limited (1998) Producer, Documentary on boxing – RTS best sports documentary, 4 awards at European sports film festival (best film, best direction, best script, best technical quality)

Barry’s Blues (1997) Producer - Documentary on Barry Fry – RTS best sports documentary

The Wright Way (1994) Producer – Official obituary of Billy Wright, CBE

The Road to Bescot (1989) Producer – Official History of Walsall FC

Wolves – the Golden Years (1987) Producer - History of Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

Five Into One (1982) Producer - Documentary on foster care, BBC

Current Teaching

Sports reporting and commentary

Sports broadcasting

Career development

Journalism theory and practice

Work placement

Journalism project


Mitch Pryce
School of Journalism, Humanities & Social Sciences (Journalism)
Faculty of Arts and Creative Technologies
Staffordshire University
Flaxman Building
College Road
t: +44 (0)1782 294885